Santa Ana RB Jason Costa voted SBLive’s Southern California High School Athlete of the Week

Congratulations to Santa Ana running back Jason Costa for being voted SBLive’s Southern California High School Athlete of the Week for Nov. 1-7!

The senior had 272 rushing yards and two touchdowns in Friday’s playoff win over Mayfair.

Costa received 36.81% of the vote, beating out Long Beach Poly WR Tyson Bordeaux who finished second with 30.75%. Roosevelt RB Jacquez Neal finished third with 18.31% and Norte Vista RB Eddie Allain finished fourth with 4.6%. There were over 106,000 votes tallied this week!

We are currently accepting Southern California Athlete of the Week nominations. If you would like to nominate an athlete, please email or message us on Twitter or Instagram at @sbliveca.

Here are the other athletes who were nominated for the week of Nov. 1-7:

London Wijay, Alemany girls volleyball: Wijay racked up 35 kills to lead Alemany to a 3-2 win over Oaks Christian in the Southern Section Division 4 championship game.

Shanelle Puetz, Mater Dei girls volleyball: Puetz had 34 assists, 16 digs and 5 blocks in Mater Dei’s 3-1 loss to Marymount in the Southern Section Division 1 championship game.

Nicole Zake, Oaks Christian girls volleyball: Zake had 14 kills and 13 digs in Oaks Christian’s 3-2 loss to Alemany in the Southern Section Division 4 championship game.

Elia Rubin, Marymount girls volleyball: Rubin led Marymount in kills in leading them to a 3-1 win over Mater Dei in the Southern Section Division 1 championship game.

Matthew Kraskouskas, Mira Costa RB: Kraskouskas rushed for 201 yards and had two touchdowns in Thursday’s win over Pacifica.

Tomas Ramirez, Cypress RB: Ramirez had 329 total yards and four touchdowns in Friday’s 35-27 win over Palos Verdes.

Trey White, Eastlake LB: White had four sacks in Eastlake’s 7-3 playoff win against San Marcos on Friday

Max Conaway, West Hills WR: Conaway had eight receptions for 139 yards and two touchdowns against Bonita Vista.

Major Givens, Steele Canyon RB: Givens had 24 carries for 247 yards and two touchdowns in Friday’s three-point loss to Grossmont.

Garrett Bass-Sulpizio, La Jolla Country Day QB:Bass-Sulpizio passed for 329 yards and two touchdowns and also rushed for 51 yards and two touchdowns in Friday’s six-point playoff win over Mt. Miguel.

Juan Estrada, Montgomery RB: Estrada had 196 rushing yards and three touchdowns against Francis Parker on Friday night.

Fabian Venegas, Sweetwater RB: Venegas rushed for 203 yards and three touchdowns on only ten carries against Valhalla. He also threw a 44-yard touchdown pass in the 73-6 win.

Bjorn Hermansen, Rancho Buena Vista RB:Hermansen rushed for 254 yards and three touchdowns, leading the Longhorns to a 50-18 win over Mar Vista.

Jack Susank, Mission College Prep RB: Susank had 153 rushing yards and three touchdowns while also grabbing two interceptions on defense in a round one win over Lenore.

Jason Robinson Jr, Long Beach Poly WR: Robinson had six catches for 130 yards and two touchdowns against Trabuco Hills.

Tyson Bordeaux, Long Beach Poly WR: Bordeaux caught six passes for 160 yards and a touchdown in the Jackrabbits’ playoff win against Trabuco Hills.

Jason Jones, Sierra Canyon RB: Jones had 315 total yards and three touchdowns to help the Trailblazers to a 42-35 win over JSerra.

Jamier Flowers, Venice ATH: Flowers caught six passes for 50 yards and a touchdown, had 50 yards rushing, and returned a kickoff 95 yards for a touchdown in Friday’s win over Kennedy.

Chad Sabal, Hawkins QB: Sabal passed for 164 yards and a touchdown and also rushed for 200 yards and two touchdowns against Wilson.

Ilyas Abdullah, Westchester RB: Abdullah had 249 total yards and two touchdowns against Grant on Friday.

Troy Fletcher, Edison DB: Fletcher had five tackles and two interceptions including a pick-six against Murrieta Valley on Friday.

Venasio Mikaele, JW North RB: Mikaele had 15 carries for 124 yards and four touchdowns against Capistrano Valley.

Eddie Allain, Norte Vista RB: Allain rushed for 259 yards and two touchdowns on only 16 carries in a two-point playoff win over Monrovia.

David Rasor, Corona Del Mar QB: Rasor passed for 310 yards and three touchdowns and also had two rushing touchdowns in Friday’s 42-35 playoff win over Warren.

Anthony Luna, Western QB: Luna had 267 passing yards and five touchdowns to help the Pioneers get a road playoff win at Lompoc.

Anthony Woods, Palmdale RB: Woods dominated against West (Torrance), rushing for 306 yards and five touchdowns.

Rashad McElroy, Tehachapi WR: McElroy caught a 27-yard touchdown pass and also returned a kickoff 85 yards for a touchdown against Bishop Union.

Jacquez Neal, Roosevelt RB: Neal had 200 rushing yards and three touchdowns in Friday’s 34-28 playoff win against San Clemente.

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